Bonfield Review recommends universal energy efficiency quality mark
A quality mark should be established for all energy efficiency and renewable energy measures, and for all companies operating in the sector in order to improve consumer confidence, the
19 Dec 2016 | Industry
CMA issues final orders following energy market investigation
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has published a number of the final orders to implement changes in the energy market, following the conclusion of its investigation into the
15 Dec 2016 | Industry
Haven Power named ‘Supplier of the Year’ at 2016 Energy Awards
Haven Power, one of the UK’s largest business electricity suppliers, has been named ‘Supplier of the Year’ at the 2016 Energy Awards.
01 Dec 2016 | Company
BEIS confirms next CfD round
The department published on Wednesday 9 November details of the next contracts for difference (CfD) round, confirming the application process will open in April 2017, with £290mn of
09 Nov 2016 | Industry
National Grid issues first capacity market notice
National Grid published its first Capacity Market Notice on Monday 31 October.
01 Nov 2016 | Industry
Report warns against embedded benefit changes
A new study by Cornwall Energy has expressed concern about making "rushed" changes to the triad benefit.
25 Oct 2016 | Industry
Government confirms consideration of subsidy free CfDs for onshore wind
The government has confirmed that the introduction of a market stabilising—or “subsidy free”—contract for difference (CfD) for onshore wind has been “discussed” and the government is “c
21 Oct 2016 | Industry
European Commission grants state aid clearance for Drax biomass conversion
The European Commission has given state aid approval for the conversion of a third unit at Drax from coal to biomass.
20 Oct 2016 | Industry
Survey finds large non-domestic untapped DSR potential
Large industrial and commercial companies may have the capacity to increase demand by 1.9GW and reduce it by 3GW across GB, according to an Ofgem survey into demand-side response (DSR)
19 Oct 2016 | Industry